Washington State Historical Museum

1911 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA
Typically Responds within 24 hours
Capacity: 400 people

About Washington State Historical Museum

The Washington State History Museum is where fascination and FUN come together! People of all ages can explore and be entertained in an environment where characters from Washington's past speak about their lives. Through interactive exhibits, theatrical storytelling, high-tech displays and dramatic artifacts, learn about our state's unique people and places, as well as their impact on the country and the world. The Washington State History Museum offers a variety of spaces that can be used individually or combined to suit a wide variety of events, from small business meetings and lunches to receptions for over 300 guests. The Museum even has its own auditorium with over 200 seats, ideal for conferences, awards ceremonies, or even a movie! Begin your journey through Washington with an architectural masterpiece: designed by Charles Moore and Arthur Andersson, the 106,000 square foot museum building stands proudly on Pacific Avenue in Tacoma. The museum boasts soaring spaces and dramatic archways that invite you into a history experience full of colors, textures, sights, and sounds.

Package Pricing

Rental Rates
$35 - $200 /hour
Pricing for all event types

Event Spaces

Auditorium Lobby
Ben B Cheney Mezzanine Room
Boeing Amphitheater
Boeing Plaza
Grand Lobby
Mount Tahoma Auditorium
Odlin Gallery
Peter Simpson Boardroom
Venue Types
  • Full Bar/Lounge
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 400
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 8
  • Special Features: History Museum offers many benefits for it's rental customers and offers onsite support to ensure smooth operation of any event or program. Museum offers Governmental and Nonprofit discounts.